Night Life

Nicaragua night life offers options for almost everyone. San Juan del Sur, Rivas and Managua among others are bustling with life that there is a spot for everyone. Whether you are looking for world-class clubs and discos, such as those found in Managua or a more rustic festive beach party scene that lines the West coast, there is a watering hole to suite your taste. Some of clubs in Nicaragua rivals those found in popular spring destinations like Cancun. Other spots offer a more relaxed atmosphere perfect for grabbing a cold one and chilling by the sea after a day of fun explorations.

Downtown San Juan del Sur is best known for its non stop party atmosphere on the main strip. It’s impossible to ignore the nightly party going on in San Juan del Sur. From upscale bars with a dress code to shabby buildings where a shirt and shoes are optional, the downtown strip truly has something for everyone. Crowds gather on the streets to watch local bands and salsa dancing competitions. A mix of people, young and old, hop from bar to bar to meet up with old friends and search for the finest bar scene. The bars and clubs in San Juan del Sur are open almost all night, so no matter what time of night you decide to go out, a great party awaits.

Although Nicaragua is relatively safer that other parts of Central America, caution is still advised when touring, especially for those visiting the country alone.

Moods Club Lounge

Right at the heart of Managua, Moods is an excellent night club offering modern amenities, great music in both English and Spanish and caters to an upscale, young and vibrant crowd.

Zona Rosa, Metrocentro

It is said to be the center of nightlife in Managua, conveniently located on the Masaya Highway crossing both North and South roads, a few blocks south of the Mall. The Zona Rosa strip offers a variety of excellent restaurant options, good music and dancing.

Zona Rosa, Metrocentro

It is said to be the center of nightlife in Managua, conveniently located on the Masaya Highway crossing both North and South roads, a few blocks south of the Mall. The Zona Rosa strip offers a variety of excellent restaurant options, good music and dancing.

Barbaro, Leon

The name for this open air cantina comes from the expression “¡Qué bárbaro!”, in English, “That’s awesome” ! They have an extensive food and cocktail list with the signature appetizer platter of bean dip, tortillas, cheeses, fried meats and plantains.

Oxygene, Leon

This club in Leon features all the rum-and-sweat-soaked exuberance of a basement dance party with the right mix of spunk and Latin flavor. They offer excellent cocktails that guarantees to put you in a party mood!

Oxygene, Leon

This club in Leon features all the rum-and-sweat-soaked exuberance of a basement dance party with the right mix of spunk and Latin flavor. They offer excellent cocktails that guarantees to put you in a party mood!